Oceans

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The Guardian view on a Dutch solution: make land out of the sea | Editorial
Editorial: Faced with extreme weather, voters in the 1970s responded to a government call to move to drier land. The same spirit of innovation is needed today

Editorial

26, Oct, 2021 @5:35 PM

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Boom time for Cape Verde’s sea turtles as conservation pays off
The number of nesting sites on the archipelago has risen dramatically, but global heating sees male population plummet

Annika Hammerschlag

26, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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From now on every cartoon will only ever be about the gracious sea potato | First Dog on the Moon
No more cartoons about climate change or genocidal cruelty or dead-eyed greed or global disinformation cults

First Dog on the Moon

25, Oct, 2021 @5:27 AM

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The Guardian view on coral: sea creatures with charisma | Editorial
Editorial: The decline of tropical reefs should alarm us. But there is reason to hope that they will adapt to survive

Editorial

24, Oct, 2021 @5:25 PM

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A 7m wall has gone up on a Sydney beach: are we destroying public space to save private property?
Beachfront residents back the Collaroy wall but other locals worry the beach will disappear for longer periods as climate change increasingly drives coastal erosion

Royce Kurmelovs

23, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Wrong side of the law. Right side of history: the activists arrested in the name of the planet
From grassroots campaigners to Hollywood actors, 21 climate rebels tell their stories

Interviews: Elle Hunt, Sam Wollaston

23, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Natural habitats of 30 cities around the world at risk due to ‘coastal hardening’, study suggests
Researchers estimate 1m sq km of seascape globally has been modified by coastal structures which bring in invasive species and damage habitat

Donna Lu

21, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Deadly ‘ghost nets’ increase in Gulf of Carpentaria despite years of clean-ups
Study author calls for coordinated efforts to remove discarded fishing nets before they reach threatened marine life in gulf’s ‘high biodiversity region’

Donna Lu

19, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Guardian angel: the headteacher inspired to clean up after meeting a turtle in Bali
In our new column, in which we make nice things happen for nice people, Victoria Cairns moves from litter-picking the streets to cleaning up the waterways

Sirin Kale, the Guardian Angel

16, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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These Maldives islanders once saw sharks as the threat. Now they fear the plastic
Diving with tiger sharks off Fuvahmulah brought a tourist boom that has led to a destructive tide of plastic waste. But now locals are pushing back

Graeme Green

15, Oct, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Kenya rejects UN court judgment giving Somalia control of resource-rich waters
ICJ ruling aggravates fractious relations between two countries and threatens to destabilise restive region

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

14, Oct, 2021 @2:41 PM

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New Zealand supreme court blocks seabed mining consent
Campaigners hail ruling preventing TTR dredging 50m tonnes of iron-sands from South Taranaki seabed, though mining firm says it will try again

Karen McVeigh

01, Oct, 2021 @5:30 AM

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